Tuesday, 8 March 2016

IKE'S World Challenges Challenge #58


Today I would like to show you my make for Ike's World Challenges!

The current Challenge (#58) is "LUCKY ME!"...and this is my midway post...



I am celebrating St Patrick's Day (March 17th) and using Shamrock Bear which you will find as a freebie on the Ike's World Blog.

I am also using other elements of Ike's Holiday Mini Pack - St Patrick's Day




My make is a shamrock basket with tag:




I think I am pretty lucky having a Silver Bullet cutting machine - I used this to make my basket...





I used a free pattern from Dreaming Tree, with pale green and dark green card,
distressing the edges of the large shamrock with 'Mowed Lawn'.
I tied a celtic ribbon around the base.
I used pale green brads to attach the handle and another to add the small shamrock on the top. I attached a little Kiss Me I'm Irish tag to this.

Next I made my tag to tie on the handle - underneath the image (coloured with Promarkers) there is a distressed dark green tag, a layer of pale green card, then open mesh ribbon and a Spellbinders Medallion die cut. At the top I added a small tag decorated with an Irish hat.
I found another appropriate ribbon in my stash.







I will link this to Incy Wincy's Challenge Shades of Green

Another make I enjoyed making!!

I hope you will join in the Challenge over at Ike's World
 - look for the freebie image on the blog!!

Happy Crafting!








4 comments:

  1. That is so pretty Susan. What a lovely little basket. :-) The tag design is fabulous and great colouring on the bear. Loving that ribbon too :-D
    Thank you for making this for my Challenge :-D

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    IKE xx

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  2. Your basket and tag are lovely Susan. A very different make. I've not heard of the silver bullet cutting machine. Must google this. Barbxx

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  3. I like to decorate for St. Pat's Day.
    the basket is very pretty and it could stay out
    after the 17th.
    thanks for sharing.

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  4. Lovely project. Thank you for joining in the Shades of Green challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.

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